Reustle-Prayer Rock Vineyards 2013 Winemaker’s Reserve Tempranillo, Umpqua Valley, $39

By on May 28, 2016

reustle-prayer-rock-vineyards-winemakers-reserve-tempranillo-2013-bottleStephen Reustle’s amazing 40 acres near Sutherlin, Ore., excels with cool-climate whites and reds, yet he shows his skills this busty, 15-barrel production of Tempranillo. Its theme of dusty Bing cherry, cola, cinnamon and dried herbs offers rich tannins that he suggests serving with grilled lamb, quail and Manchego cheese.

Rating: Recommended

Production: 375 cases

Alcohol: 13.9%

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